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    • Nicknames: Water - Winter Wonderland
    • Features: Upper Peninsula , residents nicknamed "Yoopers[?]", Downstaters are known as 'Michiganders' or 'Michiganians'.
    • Motto: "If You Seek a Pleasant Peninsula, Look about You." which is a canny misquote of Sir Christopher Wren, the famous British Architect.
    • State Bird: red breasted robin
    • State Rock: Petoskey Stone[?], which is composed of fossilized diatoms from long ago when the middle of the continent was covered with a shallow sea.
    • State Tree: White Pine



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